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Endowment Scholarship Worksheet

This serves as an application for various endowment funds available through the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. This form will be submitted electronically to the School of Law Financial Aid Office.
 
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Descriptions

Arnold B. Silverman Endowment

This endowment is available to students who exhibit a commitment to pursue the field of intellectual property as evidenced by (a) an express statement of an intent to specialize in intellectual property and having taken at least one intellectual course at the School of Law and/or (b) participation in an intellectual property pursuit in law school, such as an intellectual property moot court competition, an intellectual property paper or other pursuit deemed as ample evidence of a genuine interest in intellectual property.

Morris M. Berger Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarship is to support financial aid for a student with an interest in torts. The recipient should demonstrate excellence in the field of torts. Consideration will be given to a student who has evidenced an interest in preserving the rights of individuals who have been injured as the result of the negligent or other improper conduct of others.

Jack McGregor Scholarship

The purpose of this endowment shall be to provide scholarship support to financially needy student who have demonstrated strong academic performance in prior studies and who have made a commitment to utilize their law degree working in the public sector.

George Bloom Scholarship

This endowment is available to second year law students with possible renewal for the third year provided that an application is submitted in the third year. The recipient will be a resident of Pennsylvania and demonstrate financial need and high moral and scholastic achievement.

Arthur J. Murphy, Jr. Scholarship

This endowment is available to a needy student with a surname of Murphy.

Norman Gluck Scholarship

This scholarship is available to two- third year students. The recipients are to be selected based on financial need and academic merit.

George E. Schumacher Memorial Lecture

This endowment is available to a second or third year student who demonstrates financial need.

Nathan M. Raphael Memorial Fund

This endowment is available to a student from Southwestern Pennsylvania. Award recipients are to be entering their second year of study and will be selected based on outstanding academic performance in their first year of study and financial need. The award may be renewed for a recipient’s third year of study if the selection criteria are maintained.

Judge Harry A. Kramer

This endowment is available to students interested in pursuing a career in public interest law.

W. Edward Sell and Cordelia F. Sell Scholarship

This scholarship is available to second and third year students that have successfully completed their first year of law school at the University of Pittsburgh. The recipient will demonstrate high academic achievement as exemplified by their cumulative grade point average. Candidates must also demonstrate personal responsibility, as well as commitment to the School of Law.

John H. Morgan Memorial Fund

This scholarship is available to second and third year students. The recipients will be selected based on academic merit and financial need.

Stanley G. Markoroff Fund

This fund will provide a need-based award to a second or third year law student who demonstrates an interest in both real estate and bankruptcy law. If, in a specific year, no law student demonstrates an interest in both areas of law, than an interest in one of the above mentioned areas of law is sufficient for purposes of this award.

William Wallace Booth Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is available to second and third year students. The recipients will be selected based on academic merit and financial need.

Raymond F. Scannell Scholarship

This scholarship is available a third year student who is a Pittsburgh native and a member of the Law Review at the University’s School of Law. The recipients will be selected based on academic merit and financial need.

The Honorable Ruggero J. Aldisert Endowment

This scholarship is available to a third year student who has proven a high level of academic achievement and commitment to public service. The student must have maintained a 3.5 GPA during the first two years of law school. The recipients will be selected based on academic merit.

 

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